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Come Learn About the Impact of the Supreme Court's Marriage Equality Ruling on Your Family

What does the decision mean for LGBT-headed families & prospective LGBT parents?

What issues does it resolve? What questions remain unanswered? What should you do in response to the ruling?

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015  -  3-5 PM

Where: Wisconsin Place Community Rec Center, 5311 Friendship Blvd., Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Join Rainbow Families DC and Michele Zavos of the Zavos Juncker Law Group on Saturday, July 11 from 3-5 PM in the large conference room at the Wisconsin Place Community Recreation Center, 5311 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD where Michele will discuss these questions.  Learn more about the ruling's impact on LGBT-headed families and prospective LGBT parents.  Michele is a long-time LGBT advocate in the Washington metropolitan area who has worked for over 30 years to be sure our families are legally protected.


In The NEWS...


Same-Sex Parents: A Statistical Snapshot

The U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 American Community Survey was the first to collect detailed demographic data on both married and unmarried same-sex couples nationally, including information on same-sex couples raising children. The Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law and Public Policy at the UCLA School of Law analyzed that data, along with information from the 2013 National Health Interview Survey. The institute estimates that, as of 2013:

Related: Estimates Emerge on Number of Students With Same-Sex Parents

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Nearly 210,000 children under the age of 18—almost 145,000 of them

school-age—lived in some 122,000 households with same-sex parents.


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On Saturday, June 13, 2015, Rainbow Families DC joined the Human Rights Campaign walking contingent in the Capital Pride Parade! Thank you to Trang Duong and Jeff Szabo-Simmons, RFDC Board Members, for leading the parade walking contingent and to all the families that joined us! We hope to see you all there next year!

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